Dr. Burge brings to Santa Fe Trust his business leadership and experience gained over the previous 2 decades as a corporate executive of privately held, small cap, and Fortune 200 companies and a private entrepreneur. Dr. Burge has helped develop the business strategy for well established companies with over $10 billion in annual revenue as well as start-up companies. He has successfully helped raise capital from both private and public sources, including $32 million series B financing, $62 million Initial Public Offering, and $2.7 billion primary/secondary offering.
As part of senior management teams, Dr. Burge has created the strategic vision and tactical solutions for product development, market expansion and enhanced market share capture. He has led cross-functional teams and departments and managed budgets of over $200 million annually. Effective interaction and relationships with regulatory authorities has enabled accelerated regulatory approvals and favorable regulatory outcomes.